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Certificate Program in Prime of Life Yoga with Larry Payne

A 50 hour specialty program for Yoga teachers and dedicated students focusing on Yoga for midlife and beyond. Includes a partial home study of 25 hours combined with a 25-hour four day intensive course. YA continuing education credit available. Upon completion of the 50 hours of study, participants will receive a certificate in Prime of Life Yoga.

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Where

Princeton Center for Yoga & Health
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88 Orchard Road, Skillman NJ, US 08558
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Type of Event

  • Teacher Training

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When

Apr 14 to
Apr 17
2016
12:00 pmto17:30 pm

Class Meeting times vary, check website for details:

Price

$975

$975 for the program and a 10% early registration discount if paid in full by 7/23/15.
Schedules and tuition are subject to change.

Full Description

Midlife in America is changing. Men and women between the ages of “40 something” to “70 something” are more active and adventuresome than ever before. They represent the largest population growth segment for Yoga. This program offers an overall lifestyle approach to Yoga that includes asana that is accommodating, covering every day biomechanics, management of common aches and pains and weight reduction with Yoga, gait training, stress reduction and sleeping tips. A balanced presentation of an online course and a four-day intensive. For Yoga teachers and students.

The Certificate Program in Prime of Life Yoga is a 50 hours specialty program for Yoga teachers and dedicated students focusing on Yoga for midlife and beyond. The concept is a partial home study of 25 hours combined with a 25-hour four day intensive course. Yoga Alliance has agreed to count this as continuing education credit for their program. Upon completion of the 50 hours of study, participants will receive a certificate in Prime of Life Yoga.
General Information

Home study is done prior to the course and at the individual’s own pace. At the conclusion of the 25-hour home study, participants meet for a four-day intensive course mid-semester at Princeton Center for Yoga & Health, 88 Orchard Road, Skillman, NJ, 08558. The program runs one semester. Participants who complete the Prime of Life Yoga certificate program will receive a certificate from Samata International, which will be celebrating 35 years in 2015. For those who want to use the name and be listed as a certified teacher a Samata Credentials Registration Program is available details at under the training banner.

Who Should Participate

This is a specialty program for Yoga teachers and dedicated students focusing on Yoga for midlife and beyond.
Program Benefits

Students will be trained in techniques for teaching yoga to older populations whose needs differ from younger yoga students. By developing routines and behaviors that cultivate positive thinking and acceptance of the aging process, these students of yoga will gain a heightened sense of self-worth and peace of mind. Yoga Alliance has agreed to count this as continuing education credit for their program.
Tuition

$975 for the program and a 10% early registration discount if paid in full by 7/23/15.
Schedules and tuition are subject to change.
Register now

As there is a 25 hours of home study requirement the last day to sign up is August 13, 2015.

For payments with credit card a 7% fee is added
Contact us to pay by cash/check and/or if you are interested in a payment plan.

For detailed information on the program please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions
Schedule 2015

Home Study – Access to the online portion will begin with registration.

Four Day Intensive
The four-day intensive course follows 25 hours of home study.

Class Meeting I
Thursday, April 14, 2016: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Topics: Prime of Life Yoga Principles, Yoga Practice, Written Quiz

Class Meeting II
Friday, April 15, 2016: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Topics: Principles and Postures, Business of Teaching, Anatomy of Back

Class Meeting III
Saturday, April 16, 2016: 10:00 am – 5:30 pm
Topics: Principles and Postures, Yoga Practice, Yoga Sutras for Prime of Life

Class Meeting IV
Sunday, April 17, 2016: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Topics: Written Quiz, Business of Teaching, 8-Step Wellness, Yoga Practice

LEVEL 2
The second level of the Prime of Life Yoga certification addresses the following topics such as common problems with knees and hips, what you need to know about medications, the psychology of aging. Further new Prime of Life Yoga sequences and advanced breathing techniques will be introduced

Level 2 will meet November 3 - 6, 2016